Thursday, August 17, 2017 / by Client Care
Nancy Braun, Founder and Broker-In-Charge of Showcase Realty has been accepted as a scholar in the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses program (#10KSB) by prestigious business school Babson College in Wellesley, Massachusetts.
Launched in 2009, the #10KSB program is a national curriculum created to empower small business owners with opportunities. It is geared towards promoting the value of job creation and economic stimulation through empowering small business owners with the tools they need to build stronger businesses.
“Babson College’s acceptance of my application to attend the esteemed Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses program, is an honor,” says Braun. “I thrive through education and cannot wait to enhance my participation in the stimulation and growth of the North Carolina and South Carolina real estate markets through the training I’m about to receive.”
Based on 10,000 Small Business’ evaluatio ...
Saturday, June 24, 2017 / by Client Care
Real estate in Charlotte NC has been positively forecasted for 2017!
In fact, Charlotte is one of the most sought after markets today. Growth and development are expected to continue at their rapid pace.
The combination of affordability, high quality of living, and an educated workforce has made Charlotte’s real estate truly promising.
Homes across the city have fully recovered from the Great Recession. Moreover, ten neighborhoods have seen their home values increase by more than 20 percent in just the past year.
The top four neighborhoods are found around Plaza Midwood and West Charlotte is also well-represented. In these neighborhoods, you will find renovated Charlotte homes for sale at higher prices and older homes and lots for lower prices.
Here are the top 10 neighborhoods in Charlotte which are expected to shoot up in value:
1. Oak Forest
Oak Forest is a neighborhood that has a young population. Many of the residents here are ...
Thursday, June 22, 2017 / by Client Care
Catastrophic events can destroy homes and cost millions of dollars in property damage.
If your Charlotte NC home has been damaged by a natural disaster -- flood, fire, tornado or hurricanes -you’ll probably need to deal with repairs. There are lots of things to think about when you face the need to rebuild after a disaster.
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development highlights putting people first when rebuilding damaged homes. They also remind the public to wait for proper authorities to give the go signal before returning to damaged properties.
Here are some tips on how to rebuild a healthy home after a disaster:
Always prioritize people over property. Your life and your family’s safety are far more important than whatever valuables you may own.
Don’t forget to wear personal protective equipment (PPE) such as safety helmets, gloves, eye protection, high-visibility clothing, safety footwear and safety harnesses. Use a NI ...